Tarcisio Gazzini


Tarcisio Gazzini is Senior researcher at the University of Lausanne, responsible for the research project “Foreign Investment in Africa: Gaining Development Momentum” supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation and jointly run by the Universities of Lausanne and Geneva. He is a member of the editorial board of the book series International Investment Law published by Brill Nijhoff. His publications include The Interpretation of International Investment Treaties (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2016). In September, he will join the University of East Anglia.

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Nigeria and Morocco Move Towards a “New Generation” of Bilateral Investment Treaties

Introduction On 3 December 2016, the Governments of Morocco and Nigeria signed a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) that deserves close scrutiny. The treaty is an important attempt by two developing countries to move toward a new generation of BITs fully aligned with the evolution of international law. Indeed, it contains several largely innovative provisions susceptible…

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Criteria for Statehood as Applied by the EU’s Independent Fact-Finding Mission on the Conflict in Georgia

Dr Tarcisio Gazzini is Associate Professor at the VU University Amsterdam. He has previously taught at the Universities of Padova (Italy) and Glasgow (UK_. He is an alternate member of the ILA Committee on Non-State actors and a member of the editorial board of the Leiden Journal of International Law. His publications include The Changing Rules…

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